Whether you want a chilled gazpacho for a hot summer's day or a hot and sour soup to fight off a cold, you'll find it in this group of cucumber soup recipes.
This is like a hot and sour cucumber soup-not a chilled one. The sour cream is optional.
Cucumbers combine with yoghurt, buttermilk, garlic, mint and parsley for a lovely cold summer starter.
A zesty Mediterranean soup for hot summer nights. Feel free to increase or decrease the amount of lemon and garlic depending on your taste. For a creamier version, throw in half an avocado.
This soup is so good and simple to prepare. You can also freeze the vegetable puree until needed for a quick meal. Do not add too much salt as cooked cucumber is naturally salty.
Originating from Lithuania this cold beetroot soup is also known as 'Saltibarsciai'. Apart from beetroot it also contains buttermilk, cucumber, chives and hard-boiled egg.